least least  /ˈlist/


  1. (n) something that is of no importance
  2. (adj) the superlative of `little' that can be used with mass nouns and is usually preceded by `the'; a quantifier meaning smallest in amount or extent or degree
  3. (adv) used to form the superlative



  1. Nguyenor, oh, fine, Tequilamay be the least lonely girl on the Internet.
  2. In most cases, the donor organ is at least tucked safely out of sighta heart hidden into the chest cavity, a kidney slipped under back muscle.
  3. At least three have died, and more than 50 remain in serious condition.


  1. Tea shop bomb in Somali town kills at least seven

    MOGADISHU (Reuters) - At least seven people were killed when a bomb exploded in a tea shop popular with government troops in the Somali town of Wanlaweyn on Saturday, officials and residents said. Regional capitals and Western donors are nervous of any reversal of security gains made in Somalia by African Union peacekeepers in the fight against al Qaeda-linked militants, seen as a threat to ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Video: At least 2 killed as severe weather slams U.S.

    At least two people were killed by the severe weather that hammered an area from the upper Midwest to the mid-Atlantic. Charlie Rose reports on the loss of life and property damage.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CBS News

  3. At least 1 dead after shooting on SE side of metro

    At least one person is dead after a shooting on the southeast side of the Oklahoma City metro area, police said.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KOCO 5 Oklahoma City

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